Deadlines

CBC Radio Submissions

Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

How can I share my music with CBC audiences? CBC is no longer accepting hard copy CDs to the music library. Interested in sharing your music with them? There are two ways to do so! Via theCBCMusic Library by emailing music.library@cbc.ca Please indicat…

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INDIE WEEK CANADA 2019

November 13-17, 2019

Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Toronto, ON Apply and Save $25 with our super early bird deal until TUES JAN 15 Indie Week Canada has become one of Canada’s premiere indie music festivals showcasing 300+ acts from all over the world in front of music industry professionals. Indie Wee…

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Beaumont Blues Fest

June 21 - 22, 2019

Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

“Please include with your application: Band or Singer/Songwriter Name The history of your band or your bio. All links to online presence, including your website, YouTube videos, Soundcloud or other audio websites. Please indicate if you and/or all your…

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NORTH COUNTRY FAIR

JUNE 21 - 23, 2019

Deadline:   OPEN DEADLINE

Interested in playing at the North Country Fair 2019? Our Artistic team is always looking for the finest entertainment. We do not have a fixed deadline for performer applications but the lineup starts to take shape starting around December. The point o…

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR NATIONALLY TELEVISED MUSIC SERIES

Deadline: January 25, 2019  

You’ve got One Night to grab the nation’s attention and One Night to prove why you’re the next big thing. One Night With…  is a 26-episode x 30-minute show that will air nationally on Vintage Music Channel in Canada starting in May 2019. The production…

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FACTOR Juried Sound Recording, or Artist Development

Deadline: January 31, 2019  

FACTOR’s Juried Sound Recording (JSR) program contributes toward the cost of acquiring, producing and marketing a full length album. Submissions are assessed by an independent jury of music industry professionals. The JSR program funds a portion of the…

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SiriusXM Top of the Country

Deadline: February 1, 2019  

SiriusXM is looking for the next name in country music! Last year’s 3 finalists were Andrew Hyatt, Janson Benoit and Leaving Thomas. “Andrew Hyatt was awarded the Top of the Country title and received $25,000 over CCMA Weekend. All finalists received m…

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The Great Escape 2019

May 9 - 11, 2019

Deadline: February 11, 2019  

“Artist Registration for The Great Escape 2019 is now officially open. Whether you are a band, singer-songwriter, DJ, collective or duo, it doesn’t matter, we want to hear from you.” If you are interested in submitting your act for consideration, you c…

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The Music Video Production Project

Deadline: February 15, 2019  

The Music Video Production Project will be open for another round of applications from January 15 – February 15, 2019. The MVP Project, with support from the RBC Foundation, was established to promote the intersection of emerging Canadian Recording Art…

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Sled Island 2019

June 19 - 23, 2019

Deadline: February 15, 2019  

About Sled Island Since 2007, Sled Island’s thoughtful, eclectic programming and independent spirit have produced a one-of-a-kind festival experience. Each June, the five-day music and arts festival brings together a community of more than 250 bands, c…

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2019 East Coast Music Conference (ECMC)

May 9 - 12, 2019

Deadline: February 28, 2019  

Norfolk, Virginia, USA “The East Coast Music Conference is May 9 – 12, 2019 in Norfolk Virginia. The ECMC is truly a new type of conference in terms of access, technology, the opportunity for musicians at all levels, and bringing artists together with…

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Edmonton Music Awards

Deadline: February 28, 2019  

The Edmonton Music Awards offers Edmonton and area artists the opportunity to have their recorded works recognized. Each qualifying submission is evaluated and voted on by the Edmonton and Area Recording Selection (EARS) Committee. The EARS Committee i…

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ALBERTA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS: Music Individual Project Funding

Deadline: March 1, 2019  

This funding provides up to $15,000 to support the development of individual Alberta artists, arts administrators, or an ensemble of artists by providing funding for a specific music project. APPLICATION DEADLINES: March 1/19, September 3/19 MORE INFO

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ALBERTA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS: Artist Manager Program Funding

Deadline: March 1, 2019  

This funding supports the development of individual Alberta artist-managers and/or self-managed artists by providing up to $7,500 for one eight-week professional development program per deadline, delivered by Canada’s Music Incubator (CMI) in Toronto o…

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ALBERTA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS: Travel Grant for Individuals and Ensembles

Deadline: March 1, 2019  

This opportunity provides support to assist Albertan artists and/or artist ensembles with a travel grant to perform or present their original work at showcases, festivals or other events, outside the province of Alberta, with the purpose of introducing…

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Northern Touch Music Festival 2019

July 2019

Deadline: March 31, 2019  

Winnipeg, MB NTMF was created with the same DIY spirit, drive & resilience that helped shape Canadian hip-hop into what it has become today. We pay homage to the pioneers of Canadian hip-hop and guide ourselves using the same principles of our past…

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Pop Montreal 2019

September 25-29, 2019

Deadline: May 12, 2019  

POP Montreal International Music Festival is an annual not-for-profit curated cultural event that champions independence in the arts by presenting emerging and celebrated artistic talents from around the world. Launched by friends and colleagues in 2002…

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VS. Arts Grant

Deadline: May 15, 2019  

$5,000 for a musician in Canada who is Indigenous, Black or a person of colour, between the ages of 18–28, to create their debut EP recording. The inaugural VS. Arts Grant includes $5,000 for a musician in Canada who is Indigenous, Black or a person of…

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ALBERTA FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS: Organizations Arts Project Funding

Deadline: June 3, 2019  

This funding assists not-for-profit organizations by providing a grant for a specific arts project. This grant stream also provides project support for leadership development, capacity building and partnerships that enhance the promotion and support of…

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Mondo NYC

October 15–18, 2019

Deadline: July 31, 2019  

New York City, NY Mondo.NYC 2019, October 15–18 in New York City, is the place where emerging artists and their business representatives can learn, network, market and perform for international industry executives, media, brands, cultural/government pe…

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